Jamshedpur: In the last 24-hours 22 Covid deaths have been reported in the district. With maximum deaths 38 being reported on Saturday this was second highest so far. Till today 686 deaths took place. A total of 73 positive cases today while 937 patients recovered. There are 6602 active cases present in the district.
the wake of the growing corona positive cases in Kolhan division, a meeting was held to discuss its prevention and treatment. A future action plan was discussed for prevention and treatment of coronavirus. The officials gave necessary guidelines on various subjects including better arrangement of Quarantine Center, increasing testing capacity, increasing number of beds. He said that the government is making every effort to protect people from corona infection and that the infected should get better medical facilities.
The administration has also asked private hospitals to further increase the number of COVID beds in the city as cases of coronavirus continue to rise.
In view of the increasing cases of corona, DC has instructed various COVID Hospital managers to increase the number of beds in their hospitals. They were asked to provide additional beds in the hospital so that the pandemic can be controlled.
The Deputy Commissioner Suraj Kumar also directed the hospitals to compulsorily keep the corona infected record along with their ID proof. Along with this, instructions were also given to inform COVID-19 infected people about the protocol. In the Corona period all hospitals were directed to take appropriate measures for the betterment of patients.